Pavement Ant

Pavement Ant

Appearance

Pavement ants have pale legs and antennae. They have long parallel lines on their head and thorax.

Color

Light brown to black

Size

Approximately 1/8 inch long

Habitat

Occasionally nest in walls, insulation and under floors.

Interesting Facts

Pet food dishes are common foraging sites for pavement ants.

How does Batzner get rid of pavement ants?

 Batzner Service Professional will perform a treatment around the exterior of the home or building, as well as around the pavement surrounding the property. Bait stations are also used as an effective means of elimination, where the ants will carry a piece of the bait back to the ant hill, eliminating the colony.

What steps can I take to control or prevent pavement ants myself?

Good sanitation can be your strongest defense against pavement ant infestations. Avoid using ant or bug sprays as they can cause the nest to split and create a larger problem.

Other Types of Ants


Carpenter Ants

Resides both outdoors and indoors.

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Thief Ants

Thief Ants have a small stinger

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Pharaoh Ant

Paraoh Ants have parallel lines on head and thorax.

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